#VU66683 Improper access control in Crypto Application Server (CAS)

Published: 2022-08-22

Vulnerability identifier: #VU66683

Vulnerability risk: Critical

CVSSv3.1: 8.7 [CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N/E:H/RL:O/RC:C]



Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
Crypto Application Server (CAS)
Server applications / Other server solutions

Vendor: General Bytes


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to compromise the affected system.

The vulnerability exists due to improper access restrictions to the default installation page. A remote attacker can connect to the default installation URL and create an administrative user account.

Note, the vulnerability is being active exploited in the wild.

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Vulnerable software versions

Crypto Application Server (CAS): 20201208 - 20220725

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Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

Yes. This vulnerability is being exploited in the wild.

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